Machine to Machine: You Don’t Need to Know M2M to Know You Want a Smart Meter

As an engineer, I admit, I tend to get caught up in the “How”. How things work, that is. And in the world of M2M, there’s a LOT of “how” to sink my teeth into. But there’s also quite a bit of “why.” And the more powerful the argument for “why”, the more likely a […]

We’re Expanding in the Asia Pacific Region

For several years, M2M has been redefining how we interact with, and obtain information from machines in the western world. This growth has not been lost on the Asian market – which is fast becoming a hot spot for accelerated M2M activity. I am happy to see businesses from around the world enter the Asian […]

M2M: Renewed focus on machines communicating

Recently, buzzwords ‘M2M’ (machine-to-machine) and ‘Internet of Things’ have gotten increased attention, thanks to predominate media coverage from the likes of The New York Times and Read Write Web, and vocal support from large companies, including Verizon, AT&T and Cisco. The concept is not new, it’s simply reached primetime. The “Machine” in M2M and the […]

PayPal in your car?

Earlier this week, PayPal President Scott Thompson took a bold stance during a conversation with Mathew Ingram from GigaOm: “Anything that is at the end of a network should have payment ability.” He discusses how network connectivity is in our future, going as far as connecting things inside your car. This added layer of intelligence, […]

iPad Spurs Innovation in Remote Wireless Access

There has been a lot of fanfare around the iPad launch and you can’t help but be amazed by the advances made in the past few years in products with wireless connectivity. I had a chance to play with an iPad and it is an impressive piece of equipment. It was only a few years […]